The FAO Production Yearbook is a compilation of statistical data on basic agricultural products for all countries and territories of the world. This Yearbook includes data series on area, yield and production of crops; on livestock numbers and products; and on population, land use, irrigation and farm machinery, for the years 2000-2002. It also gives total and per caput index numbers that highlight trends in food and agricultural production across all countries and continents for the years 1991-2002. The data will serve the needs of scholars, economists, policy-makers, decision-makers as well as industry professionals. This is a multilingual publication in English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese.